31 October 2007 — Suwanee (GA): Gordon Haight, chairman and CEO of American Tombow, is to retire on 31 December.
He has been with Tombow since 1991, during which time he served as president and CEO until 2006 when he became chairman and CEO. Under his leadership Tombow increased its sales and profits each year.
Robert Laubscher will succeed Haight as president and CEO. He joined the company in 1989 and in 2006 was promoted to president and COO.
Meanwhile, Jeff Lester has been promoted to EVP of sales and marketing.